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Financial Planning Leader

  • Location: Bradford
  • Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 08 April 2023
  • Job Ref: JPL38866_1678361730
A well-established Financial Services organization are looking to expand their finance department with a Financial Planning Lead opportunity. This is a fantastic proposition for a fully qualified ACA/CIMA/ACCA accountant to progress within the financial services sector.

You will have 3 direct reports helping to support you in the delivery of the following responsibilities:
* Advise the Lead in reviewing the Financial Planning operating model collectively with key stakeholders to develop current planning operations
* Lead the development of quarterly forecasts and Corporate Planning, liaising with other departments to define market assumptions
* Deliver a 5-year financial trajectory and plans for key business areas
* Prepare detailed analysis to articulate movements in financial trajectory, working in conjunction with Business Partners to establish key drivers
* Ownership of weekly forecasting of key business areas for liquidity purposes
* Oversight over regular monitoring of performance against forecast and targets
* Report on performance against forecast and targets to key Groups and Committees

You will have already acquired an ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualification and will have a strong background in the Financial Services sector.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious accountant looking to take their next step in their financial services career. You will be working in an established finance function with great internal support network to help with your development.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.